Norwood Promotional Products was founded in 1989 and has since become one of the leading suppliers to the promotional products industry. Through several acquisitions, Norwood has built its product base to encompass nearly all of the industry’s major hard good and publishing product categories. A brief history of Norwood acquisitions is below.
- 1992 – Barlow Promotional Products
- 1993 – Miller Glass
- 1994 – Key Industries, ArtMold
- 1995 – Air-Tex, Designer Line, BTS
- 1996 – Tee-Off, Alpha
- 1997 – Wesburn
- 1999 – Bemrose, Advertising Unlimited, Inc. (AUI)
In July of 2009, Norwood was aquired by BIC USA, Inc. and is now a wholly-owned subsidiary.